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A Beginner’s Guide to Opening a Brewery

A Beginner’s Guide to Opening a Brewery

GUEST CONTRIBUTOR

So you’re ready to take your homebrew to the big leagues. If you’re like many beer brew masters, you have a dream to open your very own brewery complete with food trucks and trendy décor. But opening a brewery is no cake walk. If you want to win the acclaim among your brewing heroes, you need more than just beer...

Beer Thoughts: What Makes Beer Sessionable?

Beer Thoughts: What Makes Beer Sessionable?

NEW YORK, NY

Like many modern beer drinking trends, the idea of “session” beer starts with the British. It is said the earliest beer-drinking sessions started during World War I, when English factory workers were allowed to imbibe on the job during two daily sessions. Back then, the beer of choice would have been an under-4% English mild or bitter ale. So exactly what else is it that defines a session beer?

THR's 2017 Chicago Brewery Bracket Champion

THR's 2017 Chicago Brewery Bracket Champion

CHICAGO, IL

After a quarter million votes across 64 of the finest breweries in Chicagoland, we announce the winner of our 2017 Chicago Brewery Bracket. Thanks to everyone who voted!